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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTanarctus tauricus Renaud-Debyser, 1959 
AphiaID: 136721

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTardigrada (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterotardigrada (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthrotardigrada (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalechiniscidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTanarctinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTanarctus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTanarctus tauricus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTanarctus Renaud-Debyser, 1959
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTanarctus Renaud-Debyser, 1959
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTanarctus tauricus Renaud-Debyser, 1959
Sources  original description Renaud-Debyser, J. (1959). Etudes sur la faune interstitielle des Iles Bahamas. III. Tardigrades. Vie et Milieu. 10: 297–302. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Bahamas part of the North Atlantic Ocean [details]
From editor or global species database
Adriatic Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorItalian part of the Adriatic Sea [details]
Ionian Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorItalian part of the Ionian Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGuadeloupe & Martinique part of the North Atlantic Ocean [details]
Tyrrhenian Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorItalian part of the Tyrrhenian Sea [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Mediterranean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest North Atlantic [details]
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution This type species for the genus was described from the intertidal zone in the Bahamas and later from the
Guadeloupe Islands in the Caribbean. The species has since been reported from different types of sand and
detritus in the subtidal zone and marine caves in the Mediterranean basin. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:136721
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: van der Land, J. (2004). Tanarctus tauricus Renaud-Debyser, 1959. In: Guidetti, R.; McInnes, J. S.; Kristensen, M. R. (2016) World list of Tardigrada. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=136721 on 2016-12-06
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